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Creator:
Burnet, John, 1784-1868.
Title:
Practical hints on light and shade in painting : illustrated by examples from the Italian, Flemish, and Dutch schools / by John Burnet.
Alternate Title(s):
Burnet on light and shade in painting.
Edition:
Fifth edition.
Published/Created:
London, James Carpenter, 1838.
Physical Description:
vi, [1], 45, [2] p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1135 B8 1838+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Later published as part of a work, by the author, with title: A treatise on painting, in four parts.
Printed by C. Whittingham, Chiswick.
Illustrations by John Burnet; after Rembrandt, Van Dyke, Metzu, Titian, G. Dow, Correggio, P. Nolpe, Culp, P. Potter, A. Vandivelde, Claude, J. Ostade, Hondekooter, Wouvermans, Teniers, and Frank Hals.
BAC: Publisher's advertisement: [2] p. at end.
BAC: Bound in original brown boards, as issued.
BAC: Label on front cover: Burnet on light and shade in painting.
Subject Terms:
Carpenter, James -- Publisher.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1829.
Painting.
Perspective.
Shades and shadows.
Whittingham, C. -- Printer.
Contributors:
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, ill.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669, ill.
Metsu, Gabriel, 1629-1667.
Titian, approximately 1488-1576, ill.
Dou, Gerard, 1613-1675, ill.
Correggio, 1489?-1534, ill.
Nolpe, Pieter, b. 1601, ill.
Cuyp, Aelbert, 1620-1691, ill.
Potter, Paulus, 1625-1654, ill.
Vandivelde, A., ill.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682, ill.
Ostade, Adriaen van, 1610-1685, ill.
Hondekooter, ill.
Wouvermans, ill.
Teniers, David, 1610-1690, ill.
Hals, Frank, ill.
Burnet, John, 1784-1868, engraver.
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